positions: asia critique

Special Issues

positions: asia critique has published over 30 special issues, including several award-winners.

– Best New Journal, 1995

– Best Special Issue, 1999 (Runner-Up) – empires of hygiene

– Best Special Issue, 2008 – war capital trauma

– Best Special Issue, 2010 – beyond the strai(gh)ts: transnationalism and queer chinese politics

– Best Special Issue, 2015 – reconsidering the 2006 MIT visualizing cultures controversy

Awards are given by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals, of the Modern Language Association.

Our most recent special issues are:

positions: asia critique 29.1 – the politics of storytelling in imperial island formations

positions: asia critique 29.3 – productive encounters: kinship, gender, and family laws in east asia

positions: asia critique 29.4 – the maoism of prc history: against dominant trends in anglophone academia

Discover previous special issues on the Duke University Press positions: asia critique website.

To submit a special issue, see Submissions.